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Mystic Mantra: Spirituality - Not a moral code

There was a yogi sitting in the forest, absolutely blissful, but if people came anywhere near him, he threw stones at them.

16 Feb 2019 12:15 AM

Brexit’s ‘unicorns’ and the idiocies, fantasies, myths they spawn

The British satirical press has played the entertaining game of counting unicorns or mentions of them in Parliament.

16 Feb 2019 12:12 AM

Mystic Mantra: Under the spell of delusion

Under the spell of misconception, we do not realise that something as basic as lack of food or water can be the cause of our irritation.

15 Feb 2019 12:37 AM

Should India ignore, condemn or back US meddling in Venezuela?

US national security adviser John Bolton has been salivating on Venezuela for military action.

15 Feb 2019 12:34 AM

Let’s switch to a new style of presenting Budgets

The Budget speech didn’t convey any sense of the trade-offs and the alternatives considered.

15 Feb 2019 12:31 AM

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Mystic Mantra: Valentine’s heart

Today’s celebrations are named after St. Valentine, a Catholic priest who lived in Rome in the 3rd century.

14 Feb 2019 1:54 AM

Leveraging India’s trade competitiveness

Undoubtedly attention is being focused on these critical issues which will help us to move forward.

14 Feb 2019 1:54 AM

Mystic Mantra: Be alone and together in love

Love ends up in conflict because love has become a relationship.

13 Feb 2019 3:09 AM

Did US sucker China and India into 1962 war?

The US was keen to use Tibet to open up another front against China.

13 Feb 2019 3:09 AM

Mystic Mantra: The shakti of the Siddhasan

During dhyan, slight heat gets generated in the body that is emitted from the Kundalini.

12 Feb 2019 12:16 AM

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State police-Centre confrontation can have dangerous fallout; defuse crisis

The Saradha-Narada cases are well known now, though interesting details continue to be regurgitated in the media as titillating titbits.

12 Feb 2019 12:13 AM

Mystic Mantra: Healing through compassion

Compassion is often seen as a distant, altruistic ideal cultivated by saints or as an unrealistic response of the naively kind-hearted.

11 Feb 2019 6:42 AM

Global war on terror seems to be fizzling out

The Pakistan Army’s total focus is on the “proxy war” launched against India using India-specific militant outfits under its control.

11 Feb 2019 6:36 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: A new Niti Aayog?

The think tank does not have powers to allocate funds and can only make recommendations to the government.

10 Feb 2019 1:20 AM

Why Bangladesh overtook Pakistan

The IMF calculates Bangladesh’s economy growing from $180 billion presently to $322 billion by 2021.

10 Feb 2019 12:20 AM

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While Pak bans bank interest, India bans cows

Most Indians, including judges, do not take the scientific and economic reading of Article 48.

10 Feb 2019 12:05 AM

Mystic Mantra: My Mita, my friend

A person in love does not believe in any kind of distinction.

09 Feb 2019 2:15 AM

When Yoko Ono, now 85, sought advice for ‘us’ to heal and ‘shine’

The reports of these were accompanied by the fact that Yoko is now 85 years old!

09 Feb 2019 2:15 AM

Dekho, dekho… paisa pheko… tamasha dekho…

The most pathetic election stunt involves getting back our financial fugitives with a great deal of bombast and show.

09 Feb 2019 2:15 AM

The China-Canada diplomatic mess should be a warning to South Block

Not surprisingly, the Canadian diplomat did not endear himself to his colleagues and countrymen.

08 Feb 2019 12:07 AM

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